This disclaimer ("Disclaimer") sets forth the general guidelines, disclosures, and terms of your use of the meredithfontana.com website ("Website" or "Service") and any of its related products and services (collectively, "Services"). This Disclaimer is a legally binding agreement between you ("User", "you" or "your") and this Website operator, Meredith Fontana ("Operator", "I", or "my"). By accessing and using the Website and Services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the terms of this Disclaimer. If you are entering into this Disclaimer on behalf of a business or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such entity to this Disclaimer, in which case the terms "User", "you" or "your" shall refer to such entity. If you do not have such authority, or if you do not agree with the terms of this Disclaimer, you must not accept this Disclaimer and may not access and use the Website and Services. You acknowledge that this Disclaimer is a contract between you and the Operator, even though it is electronic and is not physically signed by you, and it governs your use of the Website and Services.
Any views or opinions represented on the Website are personal and belong solely to the Operator and do not represent those of people, institutions or organizations that the owner may or may not be associated with in professional or personal capacity unless explicitly stated. Any views or opinions are not intended to malign any religion, ethnic group, club, organization, company, or individual.
CONTENT AND POSTINGS
You may print a copy of any part of the Website and Services for your own personal, non-commercial use, but you may not copy any part of the Website and Services for any other purposes, and you may not modify any part of the Website and Services. Inclusion of any part of the Website and Services in another work, whether in printed or electronic or another form or inclusion of any part of the Website and Services on another resource by embedding, framing or otherwise without the express permission of the Operator is prohibited. Compensation and sponsorship
The Website and Services accepts forms of sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation. On certain occasions the Operator may be compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the Operator receives compensation for my posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on the Website are purely of the Operator. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question. Sponsored content, advertising space or post may not always be identified as paid or sponsored content. Some of the links on the Website may be "affiliate links". This means if you click on the link and purchase an item, the Operator will receive an affiliate commission. Furthermore, the Operator is a participant in the Amazon Associates program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon properties.Fitness and medical disclaimer
The information available on the Website is for general health information only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. You should not rely exclusively on information provided on the Website for your health needs. All specific medical questions should be presented to your own health care provider and you should seek medical advice regarding your health and before starting any nutrition, weight loss or any other type of workout program.
If you choose to use the information available on the Website without prior consultation with and consent of your physician, you are agreeing to accept full responsibility for your decisions and agreeing to hold harmless the Operator, its agents, employees, contractors, and any affiliated companies from any liability with respect to injury or illness to you or your property arising out of or connected with your use of this information.
There may be risks associated with participating in activities presented on the Website for people in good or poor health or with pre-existing physical or mental health conditions. If you choose to participate in these risks, you do so of your own free will and accord, knowingly and voluntarily assuming all risks associated with such activities.
The results obtained from the information available on the Website may vary, and will be based on your individual background, physical health, previous experience, capacity, ability to act, motivation and other variables. There are no guarantees concerning the level of success you may experience.Reviews and testimonials
Testimonials are received in various forms through a variety of submission methods. They are individual experiences, reflecting experiences of those who have used the Services in some way or another. However, they are individual results and results do vary. I do not claim that they are typical results that consumers will generally achieve. The testimonials are not necessarily representative of all of those who will use the Services, and the Operator is not responsible for the opinions or comments posted on the Website, and does not necessarily share them. All opinions expressed are strictly the views of the poster or reviewer.
The testimonials displayed are given verbatim except for grammatical or typing error corrections. Some testimonials may have been edited for clarity, or shortened in cases where the original testimonial included extraneous information of no relevance to the general public. Testimonials may be reviewed for authenticity before they are posted for public viewing.Indemnification and warranties
While I have made every attempt to ensure that the information contained on the Website is correct, the Operator is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. All information on the Website is provided "as is", with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness or of the results obtained from the use of this information, and without warranty of any kind, express or implied. In no event will the Operator be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information on the Website, or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Furthermore, information contained on the Website and any pages linked to and from it are subject to change at any time and without warning.
USE AT YOUR OWN RISK
The content and information on the Website is for informational and/or entertainment purposes. Hiking, backpacking, and all other outdoor activities discussed in the content of the Website involve risk of serious injury or death. By using the Website, you assume all risk and liability involved in any action that you take from using the information on this site. I will not be liable for any losses, harm, damages, injury, or other consequences in connection with the use of the Website.
I sometimes link content on this site to third-party websites. I will not be held liable for any harm or damages in connection with the content and hyperlinks contained on those third-party resources.
CHANGES AND AMENDMENTS
I reserve the right to modify this Disclaimer or its terms relating to the Website and Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Disclaimer on the Website. When I do, I will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Website and Services after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.
ACCEPTANCE OF THIS DISCLAIMER
You acknowledge that you have read this Disclaimer and agree to all its terms and conditions. By accessing and using the Website and Services you agree to be bound by this Disclaimer. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Disclaimer, you are not authorized to access or use the Website and Services.
If you would like to contact me to understand more about this Disclaimer or wish to contact me concerning any matter relating to it, you may do so via the contact form here.
This document was last updated on December 23, 2020